John Adams Library copy has bookplate: John Quincy Adams. John Adams's signature on title page: "John Adams." John Adams Library copy contains minor annotations in Adams's hand. Transcriptions of handwritten annotations available from Boston Public Library, Rare Books & Manuscripts Department.
John Adams Library copy transferred from the supervisors of the Temple and School Fund. Quincy, Mass., 1894
Mead, Richard, 1673-1754, dedicatee; Burlamaqui, J. J. (Jean Jacques), 1694-1748. Principes du droit naturel. English; Burlamaqui, J. J. (Jean Jacques), 1694-1748. Principes du droit politique. English; Nugent, Thomas, 1700?-1772, trans; Adams, John, 1735-1826, former owner; Adams, John Quincy, 1767-1848, former owner. BRL; John Adams Library (Boston Public Library)